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subgenus Aeletes

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Coleoptera - Beetles
Suborder Polyphaga - Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles
No Taxon Series Staphyliniformia
Superfamily Hydrophiloidea - Water Scavenger and Clown Beetles
Family Histeridae - Clown Beetles
Subfamily Abraeinae
Tribe Acritini
Genus Aeletes
No Taxon subgenus Aeletes

Species politus - Aeletes politus
Species simplex - Aeletes simplex